CITB 1 Day Health & Safety Awareness
This one day Health & Safety Awareness course is a popular first step towards gaining the CSCS Labourerâ€™s Card (previously the Green Card) and could progress towards completing other courses for supervisors or managers. The course is recognised by the United Kingdom Contractors Group (UKCG) as meeting the standards required on their construction sites.
A basic command of written and spoken English is required for this course. Terms and conditions will be sent once a booking enquiry has been made, which must be accepted in writing prior to a place being confirmed. An invoice will then be issued and payment must be received at least 7 days prior to the first course date.
Who the course is aimed at
The course is for those who are new to or are thinking of entering the construction industry, and gives an awareness of health and safety and how it affects them in their daily activities.
Qualification / Certificate received
Upon successful completion of the course you will receive a CITB Site Safety Plus certificate â€“ please allow roughly 10 weeks for the certificate to arrive with you following the course.
The Health and Safety at Work Act and legal responsibilities Individual responsibilities for your own safety and others affected How a better safety culture and higher standards can be achieved on site Typical construction hazards and how they can be controlled Working at height Manual Handling Fire Occupational health Work equipment
The course is delivered in an open and interactive manner, and involves the use of case studies and group work. There is a multiple choice test at the end of the course which must be passed in order to obtain the certificate.
Can the course be failed?
The exam can be failed but is unlikely and revision time will be allowed to ask any questions or cover anything in more depth where requested prior to taking the test.
Typical start and finish time each day
9:00am to around 4:00pm
Around 15 minutes from junction 10 of the M54 and around 15 minutes from Telford Central train station by taxi. Parking is provided free of charge within an on-site car park. The building is easy to locate following local tourism signs to the Jackfield Tile Museum and signage will direct you to The Mill Building within the museum grounds. We have facilities for disabled access.
Refreshments (tea/coffee/biscuits) are included for all courses. Lunch is included for CITB courses only however there is a cafe on site in the museum grounds and a couple of pubs within short walking distance serve food at lunch time during the summer months.